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lemon yellow

n.
A moderate to brilliant vivid yellow.

lem′on-yel′low adj.
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lem′on yel′low


n.
a light yellow to greenish color.
[1800–10]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lemon yellow - a strong yellow colorlemon yellow - a strong yellow color    
yellow, yellowness - yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
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Translations
giallo limone
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